Libya's border with Tunisia
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Thousands flee Libya for Tunisia to escape the violence

International relief efforts are being stepped up as thousands of people continue to pour across Libya's border with Tunisia, to escape the violence.

The BBC's Jim Muir says some 30,000 Egyptian migrant workers have been flooding across the border since Wednesday.

  • 28 Feb 2011
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